Celebrate World Keratoconus Day on November 10th!

World Keratoconus Day is dedicated to raising awareness for keratoconus (KC), as well as educating and advocating for those living with KC. It is sponsored by the National Keratoconus Foundation, an educational program of the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute.

Join us in bringing awareness to this sight-threatening disease.

Add Yourself to the NKCF’s Interactive World Keratoconus Day Map Add Yourself

Follow @livingwithkc on Instagram

#WorldKCDay

Join us and other members of the KC community to spread the word and celebrate World KC Day. Show your support of World KC Day by following @livingwithkc on Instagram. Share your story and help drive awareness of keratoconus by tagging your posts with #WorldKCDay.

Help Advocate for Keratoconus

  • Use the hashtag #WorldKCDay to share your story on social media
  • Add yourself to the NKCF’s Interactive World KC Day Map
  • Take a selfie or a picture that shows your perspective on KC and submit it to be shared on the NKCF’s World KC Gallery
  • Share your story via a guest blog. Contact us for a 30-minute interview.

Learn More Through Our Blog Feed

June 21, 2018 in Blog

How I’m Managing My Contact Lenses for Keratoconus

By: Steven Hooper I was only 10 years old when I was diagnosed with keratoconus 25 years ago. I remember one of the first things doctors told me was that I... Read More
June 19, 2018 in Blog

Keratoconus Family Symposia: Educating and Bringing Together the Keratoconus Community

For individuals and families who are living with keratoconus, it’s imperative to fully understand the diagnosis and receive proper information about potential treatments and next steps. Effective management options like... Read More
June 14, 2018 in Blog

Epi-Off, Epi-On, C3R – What Does It All Mean?

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with keratoconus, then you’ve probably read about corneal cross-linking as a potential treatment option. But there are several cross-linking terms and... Read More

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Resource List

Following is a list of resources we have assembled for current or prospective patients and their families. If you have a specific medical question, it is best to consult your physician.

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